Aquatic Programming & Lessons


Centennial Aquatic Centre offers various programs outlined by Lifesaving Society standards. We offer public swims, Aquafit, lane swims, Learn to Swim lessons, Lifesaving Leadership courses and First Aid & Standard CPR. 

Picture of the Centennial Aquatic Centre, 451 Third Street, Collingwood, ON


Drop-In Programs

General Admission is $4.25 per adult, $3.25 per child or senior and Family Admission is $9 per family. For a complete list of admission fees, click here.


Fall 2018 Schedule


Monday September 24th - Sunday December 23rd



PA Day Swims

Visit Centennial Aquatic Centre for P.A. Day Public Swims from 1:30pm - 3:00pm on the following dates:

Friday October 26th

Friday November 23rd

Friday January 25th

Friday February 1st

Friday March 1st

Friday May 3rd

Friday May 31st

Friday June 7th

Friday June 28th

Please note, regular admission charges in effect: $3.25/ child, $4.25/ adult, or $9.00/ family.


Holiday Swim Schedule

Centennial Aquatic Centre will be open on select holidays from 9:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.;

  • Lane Swim, 9:00a.m. - 10:00a.m.
  • Family Swim, 10:00a.m. - 11:30a.m.
  • Lane Swim, 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.
  • Public Swim, 1:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.

Family Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Civic Holiday, Labour Day, & Thanksgiving Monday.

Facility closed on New Years Day, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, & Easter Sunday.


Birthday Parties

Image with information on booking a party at the Centennial Aquatic Centre.

Happy Birthday!

Rent a private room and one hour pool use for your next event.


Admission Policy

Public Admission Standards apply to visitors during unregistered program times at the Centennial Aquatic Centre.

Children – 5 years of age and younger

  • Must be accompanied in the water by a parent or adult guardian (minimum 14-years of age)                                                                  
  • Parent or adult guardian is responsible for their direct supervision and must be within arm’s reach of the child at all times
  • Maximum two children per parent or adult guardian

Children – 6 to 9 years of age

  • Must be accompanied in the water by a parent or adult guardian (minimum 14-years of age)
  • Parent/guardian is responsible for their direct supervision and must be able to give immediate assistance
  • Non-swimmers must remain within arm’s reach of their parent or adult guardian
  • Maximum four children per parent or adult guardian
  • A swim test may be administered at the discretion of the Lifeguard for participation in deep water activities.

Children – 10 years of age and older

  • May swim without a parent or guardian
  • Recommended to always swim with a buddy

For a complete copy of the Admission Policy, please click here.


Winter 2019 Swim Lesson Information



Winter 2019 Lesson Information:


  • Lessons begin week of Monday January 7th.





Lesson Descriptions

Lesson Description

(Last Update: Nov 30, 2018)